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yellow-fever mosquito

[yel-oh-fee-ver] /ˈyɛl oʊˈfi vər/
noun
1.
a mosquito, Aedes aegypti, that transmits yellow fever and dengue.
Origin
1900-1905
1900-05, Americanism
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